Cretu v Local Court of Suceava, Romania

Extradition – Extradition order. The Divisional Court dismissed the appellant's appeal against orders for his extradition to Romania to serve a sentence of five years and ten months' imprisonment for aggravated burglary. After giving guidance on s 20 of the Extradition Act 2003, it held that, if the judge had wrongly found the appellant had deliberately absented himself from trial, he would have been obligated to have concluded that the appellant would be entitled to a retrial.

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